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    UN rights office: Death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000
    Mar02

    UN rights office: Death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000

    BERLIN (AP) — The U.N. human rights office says more than 6,000 people have died in eastern Ukraine since the start of the conflict almost a year ago. …read more Source: U.S....

    Kerry, Lavrov open tough talks on Ukraine, Nemtsov
    Mar02

    Kerry, Lavrov open tough talks on Ukraine, Nemtsov

    Geneva (AFP) – US Secretary of State John Kerry began tough talks in Geneva Monday with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov on the fighting in eastern Ukraine.Kerry was also expected to press Lavrov to ensure that Moscow carries out a credible investigation into the weekend assassination of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov. The two...

    UN rights office says death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000, cites Russian involvement
    Mar02

    UN rights office says death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000, cites Russian involvement

    The U.N. …read more Source: FOX...

    UN Rights Office: Death Toll in Eastern Ukraine Passes 6,000
    Mar02

    UN Rights Office: Death Toll in Eastern Ukraine Passes 6,000

    UN rights office says death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000, cites Russian involvement …read more Source: ABC...

    UN rights office: Death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000
    Mar02

    UN rights office: Death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000

    U.N. rights chief Zeid Raad al-Hussein said in a statement Monday that investigators from his office had found a “merciless devastation of civilian lives and infrastructure” in the embattled region, where separatists backed by Russia are fighting Ukrainian government forces. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    UN rights office: Death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000
    Mar02

    UN rights office: Death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000

    BERLIN (AP) — The U.N. human rights office says more than 6,000 people have died in eastern Ukraine since the start of the conflict almost a year ago. The Geneva-based body says hundreds of civilians and military personnel were killed in recent weeks alone after an upswing in fighting particularly near Donetsk airport and in the Debaltseve...

    UN rights office: Death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000
    Mar02

    UN rights office: Death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000

    BERLIN (AP) — The U.N. human rights office says more than 6,000 people have died in eastern Ukraine since the start of the conflict almost a year… …read more Source:...

    Tourism thrives in Malaysia despite association with tragedy
    Mar02

    Tourism thrives in Malaysia despite association with tragedy

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Two airplane catastrophes put Malaysia on the map in a bad way in 2014. But they didn’t hurt the country’s tourism, and the higher visibility may even have helped: visitor numbers had their strongest growth in years. For the past decade, Malaysia has run an elaborate campaign to market itself abroad as an...

    Canada’s Ukrainian diaspora raises $52,000 for troops at Toronto event
    Mar02

    Canada’s Ukrainian diaspora raises $52,000 for troops at Toronto event

    Four Ukrainian soldiers kneel in a line as a rebel army commander yells in their faces and slaps one, hard. In Toronto, a gathering of Ukrainian-Canadians watches the scene unfold in a video from January presented by a volunteer activist… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Kerry, Russian FM meet in Geneva as Ukraine tensions simmer
    Mar02

    Kerry, Russian FM meet in Geneva as Ukraine tensions simmer

    GENEVA — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting his Russian counterpart for likely highly contentious talks amid continuing tensions over Ukraine and American calls for a full probe into the murder of a prominent opposition figure in Moscow.Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov were to meet in Geneva on Monday, less than a week...